Microsoft Inspire 2018: Highlights from day one

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Highlights from day one
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 July 2018

We look at some of the key updates Microsoft executives revealed during their keynote speeches

Microsoft Inspire 2018: New features added to Microsoft IoT solutions

Microsoft Inspire 2018: New features added to Microsoft IoT solutions
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 July 2018

Updates to Azure IoT Central, IoT Edge and Maps will empower users to extend their IoT solutions

Microsoft Inspire 2018: LiveTiles chatbot demoed in Schuster’s keynote

Microsoft Inspire 2018: LiveTiles chatbot demoed in Schuster’s keynote
By Richard Humphreys | 18 July 2018

Microsoft showcases how LiveTiles Bots could support artificial intelligence projects

Interview: Janet Lewis on the digital transformation of financial services

Interview: Janet Lewis on the digital transformation of financial services
By Jacqui Griffiths | 18 July 2018

Having settled into her new role at Microsoft, Janet Lewis, vice president of Global Financial Services, tells us how she is realising her vision to empower financial firms to transform

Microsoft's VP of Global Financial Services outlines her vision to empower financial firms to transform

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Nintex debuts workflow automation solution

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Nintex debuts workflow automation solution
By Richard Humphreys | 17 July 2018

The Nintex Platform automates and optimises business processes in Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Inspire 2018: GE and Microsoft expand IIoT partnership

Microsoft Inspire 2018: GE and Microsoft expand IIoT partnership
By Rebecca Gibson | 17 July 2018

GE Digital to integrate Predix portfolio with Microsoft Azure so companies can deploy IIoT applications

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Nerdio named Microsoft co-sell partner

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Nerdio named Microsoft co-sell partner
By Richard Humphreys | 17 July 2018

Nerdio’s IT automation platform enables users to manage Microsoft Azure deployments

Intelligent automation in financial services to generate US$512bn by 2020

Intelligent automation in financial services to generate US$512bn by 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | 17 July 2018

Capgemini report finds AI and robotic process automation can cut costs and drive revenue

Office 365 tailor made: ensuring your rollout goes to plan

Office 365 tailor made: ensuring your rollout goes to plan
By Guest | 17 July 2018

Neil Thomas from Claranet explains the importance of designing training around users’ specific needs

Neil Thomas from Claranet explains the importance of designing training around users’ specific needs

Microsoft to add Workplace Analytics and MyAnalytics nudges to Office 365

Microsoft to add Workplace Analytics and MyAnalytics nudges to Office 365
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 July 2018

New features will use data to improve individual and team productivity and collaboration

How Microsoft is leading the way in e-commerce

How Microsoft is leading the way in e-commerce
By Guest | 16 July 2018

Ed Kennedy from Episerver explains how Microsoft’s strong cloud platform, artificial intelligence tools and business applications will enable it to become the key e-commerce player by 2019

Ed Kennedy from Episerver explains how Microsoft will become the key e-commerce player by 2019

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Mida Solutions to showcase MidaRec system

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Mida Solutions to showcase MidaRec system
By Lindsay James | 13 July 2018

Advanced call recording solution connects with Microsoft Teams to provide file encryption and more

Why transportation solutions work well in the cloud

Why transportation solutions work well in the cloud
By Guest | 13 July 2018

PayiQ’s Tuomo Parjanen explains how the challenges facing cities can be met

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Free version of Teams available for Microsoft 365 users

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Free version of Teams available for Microsoft 365 users
By Richard Humphreys | 13 July 2018

Teamwork-focused hub brings together chat, meetings, calling, files and apps into a shared workspace

Microsoft Inspire 2018: What to expect from interworks.cloud

Microsoft Inspire 2018: What to expect from interworks.cloud
By Guest | 13 July 2018

Pelli Papoulidou explains what the Microsoft partner will be showcasing at the event

Internet Retailing Conference relaunches for 2018 in London

Internet Retailing Conference relaunches for 2018 in London
By Lindsay James | 13 July 2018

This year’s event will focus on digital retailing, technology, omnichannel and more

Arkadin launches Global Direct Routing as a Service for Microsoft Teams

Arkadin launches Global Direct Routing as a Service for Microsoft Teams
By Lindsay James | 13 July 2018

New offering aims to help customers get more from their Office 365 investments 

How Caterpillar has increased fulfil rates and reduced inventory costs

How Caterpillar has increased fulfil rates and reduced inventory costs
By Guest | 12 July 2018

Construction machinery manufacturer is using technology from 09 Solutions

How to ensure a smooth transition to Microsoft Teams

How to ensure a smooth transition to Microsoft Teams
By Guest | 12 July 2018

In order to effectively make the transition from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams, companies need to overcome a number of interoperability challenges. According to Anders Lokke, this is where Pexip can help

Pexip's Anders Lokke explains how businesses can make the transition from Skype for Business

H&M installs Azure-powered ‘magic mirror’ at flagship store

H&M installs Azure-powered ‘magic mirror’ at flagship store
By Lindsay James | 12 July 2018

Interactive solution developed in collaboration with Microsoft, Ombori and Visual Art

Microsoft announces the new Surface Go, releasing on August 2

Microsoft announces the new Surface Go, releasing on August 2
By Richard Humphreys | 11 July 2018

Starting at US$399, the 10” device weighs 0.52 kilograms and is 8.3mm thin

CompanyNet selected for G-Cloud 10 framework

CompanyNet selected for G-Cloud 10 framework
By Lindsay James | 11 July 2018

UK government initiative aims to ease procurement and promote the adoption of cloud services

Consumers prefer human-like AI, finds Capgemini

Consumers prefer human-like AI, finds Capgemini
By Richard Humphreys | 10 July 2018

Companies must design AI tools that resolve customer pain-points to boost customer spend and loyalty

How AI is driving a new era of intelligent transformation

How AI is driving a new era of intelligent transformation
By Rebecca Gibson | 10 July 2018

Co-founder and CEO of LiveTiles Karl Redenbach explains how artificial intelligence solutions will help companies approach digital transformation with a new mindset

Karl Redenbach from LiveTiles explains how AI helps foster a new approach to digital transformation

Five reasons you should choose Dynamics 365 Business Central

Five reasons you should choose Dynamics 365 Business Central
By Guest | 09 July 2018

Camilo Lascano Tribin from Advantage says the cloud-based model is the best option for SMEs

New Efma digest outlines how AI will transform banking

New Efma digest outlines how AI will transform banking
By Lindsay James | 09 July 2018

Report outlines strategies for managing and developing a digitally-enabled workforce

Fullerton Health partners with Microsoft Singapore

Fullerton Health partners with Microsoft Singapore
By Richard Humphreys | 06 July 2018

Asian healthcare services provider aims to be 100% cloud based in three months

How to cultivate the enterprise of tomorrow

How to cultivate the enterprise of tomorrow
By Guest | 06 July 2018

For many commercial and public sector organisations, traditional operational models still hold sway. But as digital innovation transforms the global economy, successful delivery of products and services will require a fundamental reorientation from ‘process first’ to ‘culture first’. Michele Witthaus reports

Successful digital transformation requires a reorientation from ‘process first’ to ‘culture first’

Turkish Aerospace chooses Dassault Systèmes for major aviation project

Turkish Aerospace chooses Dassault Systèmes for major aviation project
By Lindsay James | 05 July 2018

The 3DEXPERIENCE platform will be used to develop the TF-X next generation, multirole aircraft

Microsoft’s Gavriella Schuster discusses new opportunities for partners

Microsoft’s Gavriella Schuster discusses new opportunities for partners
By Andy Clayton-Smith | 04 July 2018

At last year’s Inspire event, Microsoft announced major changes to the way it is working with partners. In an exclusive interview with The Record, Gavriella Schuster, corporate vice president of Microsoft’s One Commercial Partner organisation, tells us more about these changes and explains the opportunities that will be presented in the coming financial year

How the One Commercial Partner organisation is paving the way for a successful future 

Gartner identifies six emerging security and risk management trends

Gartner identifies six emerging security and risk management trends
By Lindsay James | 04 July 2018

Insight can help leaders to improve their organisation’s resilience while elevating their own standing

The Summer 2018 issue of The Record is out now!

The Summer 2018 issue of The Record is out now!
By Lindsay James | 03 July 2018

Don't miss the cover story on cultural transformation, an interview with Gavriella Schuster and more

Gartner survey finds 80% of organisations lack digital dexterity

Gartner survey finds 80% of organisations lack digital dexterity
By Rebecca Gibson | 03 July 2018

Companies struggling to adopt 'new ways of work' solutions, such as mobile tools and virtual collaboration

Zurich Insurance to digitise workplace with help of DXC Technology

Zurich Insurance to digitise workplace with help of DXC Technology
By Rebecca Gibson | 03 July 2018

Employees to benefit from consumer-like workplace solutions, PC device management and Windows 10

PGA TOUR leverages Microsoft’s Azure cloud in new AI-enabled application

PGA TOUR leverages Microsoft’s Azure cloud in new AI-enabled application
By Lindsay James | 02 July 2018

Solution will provide golf fans with real-time statistical trends and storylines relevant to the current action

Direct Routing for Microsoft Teams is now available

Direct Routing for Microsoft Teams is now available
By Lindsay James | 02 July 2018

The new service enables users to call numbers outside of the Microsoft cloud

LinkedIn adopts Azure Cognitive Services for new translation feature

LinkedIn adopts Azure Cognitive Services for new translation feature
By Lindsay James | 29 June 2018

Implementation will allow better engagement between members across borders

Internet Retailing Conference 2018: how to adapt in retail

Internet Retailing Conference 2018: how to adapt in retail
By Lindsay James | 29 June 2018

11 October; Business Design Centre, London

Event brings together over 800 industry leaders for a day of inspiration and collaboration

Cubic Transportation to provide new ticketing system in Queensland

Cubic Transportation to provide new ticketing system in Queensland
By Lindsay James | 29 June 2018

The US$276 million contract will give commuters greater flexibility in how to pay their fares

Ineco chooses Microsoft 365 to improve employee productivity

Ineco chooses Microsoft 365 to improve employee productivity
By Lindsay James | 28 June 2018

The Spanish public sector firm is using the technology to digitally transform its business

Top learnings from the recent CEBIT show in Hannover

Top learnings from the recent CEBIT show in Hannover
By Lindsay James | 27 June 2018

AI, robotics and blockchain were among the biggest talking points at the event

Dassault Systèmes to acquire majority stake in Centric Software

Dassault Systèmes to acquire majority stake in Centric Software
By Lindsay James | 27 June 2018

Move will help to accelerate the digital transformation of the retail industry

How to respond intelligently to changes in supply and demand

How to respond intelligently to changes in supply and demand
By Lindsay James | 27 June 2018

Microsoft’s manufacturing team explain the benefits of an AI planning platform

Kroger implements smart shelving solution built on Azure

Kroger implements smart shelving solution built on Azure
By Lindsay James | 26 June 2018

The environmentally-friendly technology features an IoT-enabled display

IP EXPO Europe to focus on cloud, cyber security and AI

IP EXPO Europe to focus on cloud, cyber security and AI
By Elizabeth Robinson | 25 June 2018

3-4 October; London, UK

Conference will showcase new exclusive content and senior level insights from across the IT industry

Dassault Systèmes and UMass Lowell to open new 3DEXPERIENCE Center

Dassault Systèmes and UMass Lowell to open new 3DEXPERIENCE Center
By Elizabeth Robinson | 25 June 2018

Hands-on learning facility will prepare engineering students for the world of work  

Microsoft to acquire artificial intelligence startup Bonsai

Microsoft to acquire artificial intelligence startup Bonsai
By Elizabeth Robinson | 22 June 2018

Acquisition will allow the companies to build ‘brains’ for autonomous systems

Microsoft and M&S join forces to test AI solutions

Microsoft and M&S join forces to test AI solutions
By Lindsay James | 22 June 2018

Partnership aims to optimise the retailer's operations and transform the customer experience

EY and Microsoft launch blockchain solution for entertainment industry

EY and Microsoft launch blockchain solution for entertainment industry
By Elizabeth Robinson | 22 June 2018

Technology will help to manage content rights and royalties more effectively

Q&A: Speexx discusses the Microsoft ScaleUp programme

Q&A: Speexx discusses the Microsoft ScaleUp programme
By Guest | 21 June 2018

Online language learning solution provider explains how it has benefitted from taking part